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- 18-year-old American forward Timothy Weah was handed his first Ligue 1 start for winners Paris Saint-Germain on Saturday, featuring in the entirety of their 0-0 draw at Caen. Weah, who made two substitute appearances earlier this season for PSG was paired with Javier Pastore and Christopher Nkunku in Unai Emery’s attack but was unable to break down a stubborn Caen defense. Weah was able to crack...

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International news from Saturday, May 19, 2018

- 2017-18 may have been a disappointing season for Chelsea in the English Premier League, but Saturday saw some light shine on the London club. Antonio Conte’s men claimed their first FA Cup crown since 2012 with a 1-0 win over Manchester United at Wembley Stadium. A first-half penalty kick goal by Eden Hazard was all the Blues needed. The Belgian was bundled over by United defender Phil Jones in ...

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- Cyle Larin began his Besiktas career with a goal in April, and his final match of the season on Saturday ended on an even higher note. The Canadian striker netted a hat trick in Saturday’s Turkish Super Lig finale for Besiktas in a 5-1 trouncing over Sivasspor. His three goals came in a 26-minute span in the second half. Larin doubled Besiktas’s lead in the 50th minute as he headed home Anders...

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- Population:  123.7 million Capital:  Mexico City Team Colors:  Green and White How Qualified:  Won CONCACAF Hexagonal Nickname:  El Tri 16th World Cup Head Coach:  Juan Carlos Osorio (COL) Key Players:  Javier Hernandez (West Ham United), Andres Guardado (Real Betis), Oribe Peralta (América), Guillermo Ochoa (Standard Liege) Best Performance:  Quarterfinals (1970, 1986) Can they fina...

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- SYDNEY (AP) - The A-League's Western Sydney Wanderers have named former German international Markus Babbel as their new coach, replacing the sacked Josep Gombau. The ex-Bayern Munich and Liverpool defender arrives in Australia after successful stints with German sides Hertha Berlin, Hoffenheim and VfB Stuttgart. Babbel, capped 51 times for ......

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International news from Friday, May 18, 2018

- Report: Bruce keen on 27-cap international; face competition from Wolves and Leeds - originally posted on According to reports from Leeds Live, Aston Villa are leading the race to sign Hull City striker Abel Hernandez in the summer transfer window. The Uruguayan international, who has 27 caps under his belt, joined Hull City for £10 million in 2014, but looks set to bring his four-year associa...

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- Matt Miazga has had a sensational campaign with Eredivisie club Vitesse Arnhem but the American and his team face a huge test this weekend. Vitesse travels to FC Utrecht on Saturday in the second leg of their playoff clash with a place in next season’s Europa League qualifiers at stake. Vitesse held on for a 3-2 first leg win on Tuesday at home, but will need to defend strongly in the return leg...

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International news from Thursday, May 17, 2018

- Population:  126.7 million Capital:  Tokyo Team Colors:  Blue and White How Qualified:  Won AFC Group B Nickname:  Blue Samurai 6th World Cup Head Coach:  Akira Nishino (JPN) Key Players:  Keisuke Honda (Pachuca), Genki Haraguchi (Fortuna Dusseldorf), Shinji Kagawa (Borussia Dortmund) Best Performance:  Second Round (2002, 2010) Can they get to the back to the knockout stage? If the p...

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